U.S. News & World Report Yahoo to Buy Tumblr for $1.1 BillionWall Street JournalYahoo Inc.’s board has approved a deal to acquire blogging startup Tumblr, people familiar with the matter said Sunday. Yahoo has agreed to pay $1.1 billion in cash to acquire Tumblr, a person familiar with the matter said. Tumblr would continue to operate …The Yahoo Board Has… Read more →
U.S. News & World Report The Yahoo Board Has Approved A $1.1 Billion Cash Acquisition Deal For …TechCrunchThe Wall Street Journal is now reporting via Twitter that the rumored $1.1 billion cash acquisition deal for social blogging site Tumblr has been approved by Yahoo’s board of directors. The Tumblr acquisition was rumored last week, with a price tag reportedly …Stocks… Read more →
ZDNet Congress Demands Answers About Google Glass – eWeekeWeekNEWS ANALYSIS: While Google Glass isn’t sold to the general public yet, one congressional group is concerned how Google plans to meet privacy requirements. Suppose you were at a cocktail party, and someone approached you wearing a strange-looking …Google Glass: Privacy, policy violation worries arise with wearable gadgetNewsdayLawmakers Show Concerns About Google’s… Read more →
Given the battering President Obama took this past week on a trio of political scandals, any public opinion survey results that aren’t dreadful probably are viewed with some relief at the White House.
CHANNELS ANALYSIS – Google’s Wearable Glass Gadget: Cool Or Creepy?CHANNELSGoogle staged four discussions expounding on the finer points of its “Glass” wearable computer during this week’s developer conference. Missing from the agenda, however, was a session on etiquette when using the recording-capable gadget, which some …6 Ways Google Glass Can Supercharge Your WorkflowTerra.comLawmakers Show Concerns About Google’s New GlassesNew York… Read more →
ABC News Google Glass: Cool or creepy?Mail & Guardian OnlineGoogle staged four discussions expounding on the finer points of its Glass wearable computer during this week’s developer conference. Google Glass has geeks aflutter but is unnerving everyone from lawmakers to casino operators.Lawmakers Show Concerns About Google’s New GlassesNew York TimesGoogle Glass Is Watching—Now What?Wall Street JournalGlass Developers Look Toward the… Read more →
In what police are describing as a crime of opportunity, a wanted man with a criminal history dating nearly 15 years entered a front door that had been left open at a New York home near Hofstra University.
It’s all about the odds, and one single ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching all the numbers to win the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials said early Sunday.
Witnesses described a frantic scene and close calls after an elderly driver plowed into dozens of hikers marching in a small Virginia mountain town’s parade.
The focus begins to shift toward cleanup and rebuilding.